AWS RDS Engineer (Aurora, Postgres, SQL/Server)

at CGI Group, Inc.
Location Columbia, SC
Date Posted January 1, 2022
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


AWS RDS Engineer (Aurora, Postgres, SQL/Server)

Position Description
CGI has an immediate need for an AWS RDS Engineer (Aurora, Postgres, SQL/Server) to join our financial services team in one of our selected CGI locations. Due to the current COVID-19 status, candidates will not be required to work within the physical work location at this time. When COVID-19 restrictions are lifted, they will be required to be located within the proximity of the assigned CGI location.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting one of the largest leaders in the secondary mortgage industry. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies.
• We partner with 15 of the top 20 banks globally, and our top 10 banking clients have worked with us for an average of 26 years!
• We have over 73,000+ CGI Members in 40 countries and over 5k+ loyal Clients who are leveraging our end-to-end services across the globe

CGI is looking for an AWS RDS Engineer (Aurora, Postgres, SQL/Server) with both application and infrastructure support experience. This is a position within the Enterprise DB Support team responsible to support multiple business portfolios across multiple platforms and a great opportunity to pick up new skills supporting our clients Cloud transformation initiative.

Your future duties and responsibilities
• Develop solutions and resolve a wide range of issues, as necessary with limited direction
• Identify and evaluate industry trends in database systems to serve as a source of information and advice for upper management

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
• Minimum 5 years of DBA experience
• 1 - 2 years of hands-on experience in AWS RDS (RDS and data migration services)
• Experience on Amazon services like Stacks, Service Catalog, Cloudwatch, GLUE, S3.
• Strong Postgres/SQL Server DB administration experience in production environments
• Configuration and support of complex RDS Databases in AWS environment, Configuring and managing high availability, resiliency solutions leveraging Aurora Read replicas & Global Database
• Experience of managing and upgrading multiple RDS, database versions on large systems
• Knowledge of reporting and query tools and practices along with practical experience in monitoring
• Experience in using Performance Insights, Performance Turning , RDS KPI design and management
• Working knowledge of DevOps support model
• Working knowledge of Lambda, Python
• Excellent communications and interpersonal skills.

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field


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